Rugby World Cup 2019 - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Rugby World Cup 2019


Asia's first Rugby World Cup kicks off in Japan

Sep 20, 2019 - 6:40 PM

Rugby takes its global showcase in Asia for the first time as Tokyo declares the World Cup games open

GLEAMING. Former New Zealand international Richie McCaw holds the Rugby World Cup trophy during the tournament's opening ceremony at the Tokyo Stadium. Photo by Charly Triballeau/AFP

Rugby World Cup 2019 Trophy Tour hits Manila

Jul 28, 2018 - 5:00 PM

Filipino sports fans get a chance to see rugby’s most coveted trophy

TROPHY TOUR. Junior players from development clubs and foundations of the Philippine Rugby Football Union pose with the Webb Ellis Cup.